Raymond Terrace is a town in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, around 26 km’s north of Newcastle on the Pacific Highway. It is situated at the confluence of the Hunter and Williams Rivers.
Established in 1837 it was named after Lieutenant Raymond who had explored the Hunter River in 1797 and was fascinated by the terraced appearance of the trees.
A major servicing hub to rural areas and the administrative centre of Port Stephens it houses 3 major shopping centres, four primary and two high schools.
Rich in unique history, Raymond Terraces’ one time main Street, “King Street” was transformed and chosen as a major location for production and filming of the feature film, “Tomorrow, When the World Began” and overlooking...